Through a Different Lens

Stanley Kubrick Photographs  

Elegance in the Sky

The Architecture of Rosario Candela

King in New York

Discover this civil rights leader’s connection to the city.

Beyond Suffrage

A Century of New York Women in Politics

New York at Its Core

What made New York New York? Follow the story of the city’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in our changing world.

Through June 24, 2018
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King in New York

Discover this civil rights leader’s connection to the city.
Through August 5, 2018

Beyond Suffrage

A Century of New York Women in Politics
Through September 23, 2018

Art in the Open

Fifty Years of Public Art in New York
Ongoing

New York at Its Core

What made New York New York? Follow the story of the city’s rise from a striving Dutch village to today’s “Capital of the World,” and consider its future in our changing world.
Ongoing

Timescapes

Watch the history of New York City unfold in this 28-minute film.
Ongoing

Starlight

This brilliant light installation suspended above the Rotunda is one of the Museum’s most photographed features.
July 17, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Rebel Women

Defying Victorianism
Opens September 14, 2018

Germ City

Microbes and the Metropolis
October 26, 2018 - March 24, 2019

Interior Lives

Photographs of Chinese Americans by Chien-Chi Chang and Thomas Holton

Ongoing

Activist New York Online

Connect with issues of activism in the city today, discover a wealth of educational resources and more.
Ongoing

The Greatest Grid

Explore the history of Manhattan’s famous grid of numbered streets and avenues—the largest feat of urban planning in the city's history.
Ongoing

America's Mayor

Learn about the controversial tenure (1966–1973) and dramatic times of New York's 103rd mayor, John V. Lindsay.
Ongoing

Reginald Marsh

Reginald Marsh (1898-1954) is well-known as an American realist painter and printmaker who was based in New York City.

Traveling

A City Seen

Todd Webb's Postwar New York, 1945-1960

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Our Exhibition Catalogs
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